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Thompson Monument 3 Metres South of Church of St Brandon, Brancepeth

Description: Thompson Monument 3 Metres South of Church of St Brandon

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 109903

OS Grid Reference: NZ2247837685
OS Grid Coordinates: 422478, 537685
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7336, -1.6524

Location: Brandon, Durham DH7 8DZ

Locality: Brancepeth
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH7 8DZ

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Listing Text

NZ 2237
(South side, off)
Brancepeth Park
15/22 Inset Thompson monument,
3.0 metres south
of Church of
St. Brandon

Small pedestal monument to Robert Thompson died 1729. Sandstone. 1.0-metre
high, square-plan pedestal with wide cyma-moulded plinth and corniced,
inscribed top slab. Die has sunk lozenges on north and south, carved Angel
head in sunk oval frame on east and 3 flowers in a vase in identical frame on
west. Almost illegible inscription on top slab:
Here lieth ye Body of Robert Thompson ofBrancepeth ...
died ... 1729 ...

Listing NGR: NZ2247837685

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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